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authorM. Mohan Kumar <mohan@in.ibm.com>2011-12-14 13:49:28 +0530
committerAneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>2012-01-04 20:13:39 +0530
commit4c793dda22213a7aba8e4d9a814e8f368a5f8bf7 (patch)
tree8e74ae998bb6e9edcc1376f9c9464d3fa7d4744d /fsdev
parentddca7f86ac022289840e0200fd4050b2b58e9176 (diff)
hw/9pfs: Add new proxy filesystem driver
Add new proxy filesystem driver to add root privilege to qemu process. It needs a helper process to be started by root user. Following command line can be used to utilize proxy filesystem driver -virtfs proxy,id=<id>,mount_tag=<tag>,socket_fd=<socket-fd> Signed-off-by: M. Mohan Kumar <mohan@in.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'fsdev')
2 files changed, 2 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.c b/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.c
index 00f48ab44c..e20202a4bf 100644
--- a/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.c
+++ b/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.c
@@ -27,6 +27,7 @@ static FsDriverTable FsDrivers[] = {
{ .name = "handle", .ops = &handle_ops},
{ .name = "synth", .ops = &synth_ops},
+ { .name = "proxy", .ops = &proxy_ops},
int qemu_fsdev_add(QemuOpts *opts)
diff --git a/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.h b/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.h
index 921452df25..1af1f545d8 100644
--- a/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.h
+++ b/fsdev/qemu-fsdev.h
@@ -44,4 +44,5 @@ FsDriverEntry *get_fsdev_fsentry(char *id);
extern FileOperations local_ops;
extern FileOperations handle_ops;
extern FileOperations synth_ops;
+extern FileOperations proxy_ops;